This How-to Session: “How can I get my research published and recognized?” was held at EuroPrevent 2018 in Ljubljana and is commented by one of the speakers.
Silvia Castelletti and Susana Sans Menendez
The European Journal of Preventive Cardiology (EJPC) is the official journal of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC). The number of submissions has been increasing steadily in the last years, and it is expected that it will exceed 1000 for the current year. Manuscripts are submitted from all over the world, and readers from all over the world download the articles. The impact factor has also been increasing, although more emphasis is being put on other indicators such as the altmetric index, which collates all citations in social networks related to one article.
Several issues have to be taken into account if one wants to have his/her manuscript considered by the editorial board:
When formatting the paper, several issues also have to be taken in account:
During the discussion, all presenters emphasized the need for clear, concise and replicable research, the impact and interest of which goes beyond the scientific community. Studies that can be readily taken by policymakers or that can interest the public and the media are welcomed.
Note: The content of this article reflects the personal opinion of the author/s and is not necessarily the official position of the European Society of Cardiology.
This How-to Session: “How can I get my research published and recognized?” was held at EuroPrevent 2018 in Ljubljana .
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